The Little Epicurean

Jul 31 2015

Kiwi Coconut Vodka Pops

Kiwi Coconut Vodka Pops | the little epicurean

I can’t believe summer is coming to an end. Netflix already has a bunch of holiday videos for streaming. I was tempted to watch The Nightmare Before Christmas. Just the other day, when I was flipping through channels, I caught a glimpse of Jingle All the Way on HBO. I feel like I’m being ushered out of this warm, sunny, and carefree season way too quickly.

As least in a place like Southern California, the temperature doesn’t really change much from summer to autumn. I can pretend it’s summer all year long with a kiwi coconut vodka pop in hand.

Jul 28 2015

Watermelon Tequila Pops

Watermelon Whiskey Pops | the little epicurean

Summa summa summertime! I normally associate summer with lazy pool weekends, afternoon naps and relaxing with a fun read. This summer has been far from that. July has been on crazy/hectic/unbelievable month. Now that my Florida and Hawaii trips are over, I feel like everything is happening way too fast. I need time to slow

Jul 21 2015

Cantaloupe Rum Pops

Cantaloupe Rum Pops | the little epicurean

It’s summer. It’s hot. People want popsicles. People want alcohol. Give the people what they want with these boozy pops. I’m sharing three boozy pops this week- beginning with these cantaloupe rum pops! After purchasing more cantaloupe than I could possibly snack on, I figured I’d make my usual cantaloupe agua fresca. As I was chopping up

Jul 16 2015

Matcha Ice Cream Shaved Ice with Red Bean and Mochi

Matcha Ice Cream Shaved Ice | the little epicurean

Ice cream is great during the summer…but ice cream shaved ice is a million times better. As a kid, on hot summer days, I knew I was in for a sweet treat when my mom would grab the hand cranked ice shaver from the garage. As soon as she placed it in the kitchen, I

Jul 15 2015

Pimm’s Popsicles

Pimm's Popsicles | the little epicurean

Last week I was at Disney World celebrating my 30th birthday. I’m from LA, land of dry heat. I could not deal with the high humidity, unpredictable thunderstorms, and brilliant sunshine of central Florida. Regardless of the crazy weather, I did have a lot of fun and quite a memorable little vacay (more deets about

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